Tag archive: HRZ

Our top picks from the fertiliser industry conference

New science topped the agenda at the 2017 Australian Fertilizer Industry Conference. Fertilizer Australia hosted the conference in Torquay, Victoria. Of the many presentations, the following two papers are relevant┬áto Australian growers and crop nutritionists. Phosphorus and soil biology Dr Cassandra Schefe works with Monash University. Her research investigates microbe […]

Reducing Nitrogen losses in the High Rainfall Zone of Victoria

Strategies to reduce Nitrogen (N) losses in Victorian High Rainfall Zone (HRZ) cropping systems are getting clearer. Recent research in south western Victoria examined rates of N applied, placement of fertilisers and nitrification inhibitors. This work is part of the national agricultural nitrous oxide research program, supported by the GRDC. […]